korone1 strong, solid, firm / tight / powerful, strong, violent / [...]

Part of Speech adjective
Phonetic Form korone
Tanema Equivalent vakurone
Lovono Equivalent vangaire
    • strong, solid, firm
    • (Part of) Synonym (for)
      • Example 1268:
        Puro, li-bo vilo korone, li-ejau i-vio ne viapwene.
        To make an arrow, you sharpen a piece of strong wood, and insert it into a reed shaft.
    • tight
    • Typical Subject rope+
      (Part of) Antonym (for)
      • Example 1269:
        Tero ponu, korone we i-teblebe?
        Is that rope tight, or slack?
    • powerful, strong, violent
      • Example 1270:
        Vilisao ini ngiro korone.
        A tornado is a powerful wind.
    • powerful, charismatic
    • Syntactic Restriction positive sense
      • Example 654:
        Tadoe i-ka i-koie i-mako samame dapa me li-ejau makone korone.
        The spirits came in and began dancing with the men – which made the dances powerful.

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